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S.Korea moves to limit classroom crowding

Seoul, Policenama Online -  South Korea's government tightened up school quarantine and distancing rules on Friday as the novel coronavirus transmission in the greater Seoul area shows no signs of slowing.In a precautionary move to stem…

Ghani pledges release of up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners

Kabul, Policenama Online -  Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced that his government will release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture in response to the militant group's calling for a three-day Eid ceasefire.On May 11,…

5 doctors test corona positive in Kashmir

Srinagar, Policenama Online -  Five doctors in Jammu and Kashmir have tested positive for COVID-19 taking the tally of corona positive cases in the Union Territory to 1,199.The test confirmations came on Sunday.According to the details the…

Japan’s GDP shrinks 2% year-on-year

Tokyo, Policenama Online -  Japans GDP fell in the first quarter by 2 per cent year-on-year, according to preliminary data published on Monday by the government, representing the second consecutive quarter of economic contraction.Between…